Rio Vista Elementary

Ranger News - February 10, 2021

Random Acts of Kindness Week - Feb 16-19

Next week is National Random Acts of Kindness Week! Join us in celebrating and teaching our students how being kind can change our world!

Each day of the week, students will watch a video in their Zoom class to encourage them to participate in a daily Kindness Challenge:


  • Tuesday, 2/16 - Say one kind word to 5 different people
  • Wednesday, 2/17 - Write a short thank you note to 5 people & pick up a rock from Rio Vista to decorate later in the week for our new Kindness Rock Garden
  • Thursday, 2/18 - Help out at home with one chore without being asked
  • Friday, 2/19 - Be kind every day! Also, join the Zoom Rock it with Kindness decorating party at 7pm so you can get your rock included in our new Kindness Rock Garden!

Happy Presidents' Day

Remember - No school on...


  • Friday, February 12 for Lincoln's Birthday
  • Monday, February 15 for George Washington's Birthday

Ranger Families get a Family Field Trip Zoo Day!

The Living Desert in Palm Desert is hosting a reduced admission cost Rio Vista Family Field Trip Zoo Day!


When: Monday, February 15, 8am-5pm

Present this voucher to the admissions window at time of arrival

Students (TK-12th Grade): $8

Parents/Guardians/Chaperones: $12 (max 2 adults/visit)


Kindergarten Families - You should have recently received a FREE admission ticket for your child to get in for free at the Living Desert. You can use your free admission on this day and pay the reduced adult price ticket to accompany your child!

English Learner Advisory Committee (ELAC) Meeting Online

Join us Wednesday, February 17 at 6:00pm for our ELAC meeting. Please get involved and help Rio Vista support our English learners and families! We have an informative meeting planned for you. Translation will be provided! Don't miss it!


Link to join the meeting:

http://bit.ly/ELAC2020-21

Meeting ID: 841 1537 0148

Phone in #: 1 669 900 9128

Click to view the ELAC agenda on our new ELAC webpage (the agenda is posted 72 hours before the meeting)

Rio Vista Family Climate Survey

Please complete the family climate survey to tell us how we are doing!

http://bit.ly/PSUSD-Family-Climate

Rio Vista Family Distance Learning Survey

Please complete the family Distance Learning survey to tell us how we are doing!

http://bit.ly/PSUSD-Family-DL